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Art Verve Academy

Learn, Create, & Cultivate the Visual Arts!

About Us

Our Mission

"We enable adults at any level to learn, create or cultivate the visual arts in a group setting."

Who Are We?

We are an unprecedented mobile art school! Serving Southern Arizona since the spring of 2016, we operate as a small business to aid, sponsor or support the vibrant arts community & and other local businesses.

What Do We Do?

We proudly teach visual art classes & workshops in rented spaces around Tucson, Arizona that provide a unique experience in learning to sketch, draw, art journal or paint in a variety of mediums, subject matter & visual art techniques with expert advice. Adults, ages 16 & up (or accompanied by a guardian) are welcome to enroll.

How Are We Different?

Our instructors are key in the learning process, they provide quality instruction and expert advice. They are experienced, supportive, knowledgable, perceptive and clear. Each creates a warm, welcoming, encouraging and respectful environment where anyone can make meaningful connections to learn, create or cultivate the Visual Arts.

What We Are Dedicated to Do?

  • Raise the awareness of the Visual Arts as a source of self-fulfilment, personal challenge which creates meaningful connections with others that will enrich your life.
  • Provide quality instruction for the Visual Arts within a supportive environment for adults, ages 16 & up (or accompanied by a guardian) in drawing, sketching, art journaling or painting.
  • Provide support for professional development, instructors and to offer educational opportunities for those, who have mastered a specific subject matter, medium or technique so they may share their knowledge of the Visual Arts with others.
  • Improve the diversity of visual art classess offered in Tucson, Arizona and the surrounding areas with a variety of mediums, subject matter & visual art techniques through strategic partnerships with other local organizations
  • Provide opportunities and support for the self directed individual learner to meaningful connections and practice within a group setting.

Our Vision

"Elevate Tucson, Arizona as one of the top art & cultural destinations within Southern Arizona."